The Middle East

The Middle East: In-Depth Reports

The False Narrative of Iranian Moderation

No Signs of Iranian Moderation, Only Aggression Read More »

Does Hamas’ New Leader Portend War in Gaza?

Yahya Sinwar’s aggressive military plans Read More »

Iran Grabs the Reins in Gaza

Iran-affiliated terrorist “elected” to head Hamas’ military wing Read More »

“The Two-State Solution”: What Does It Really Mean?

Any Palestinian state must recognize Israel as the nation state of the Jewish people Read More »

ISIS Worries about a Hamas-Egypt Detente

In two recent incidents, Islamic State operatives fired rockets at Israel. Read More »

Palestinian ISIS Fighters Push for Engaging Israel

Up until now, ISIS has avoided antagonizing Israel. Read More »

Hamas Prepares for the Next Round of War

The false quiet in the Gaza Strip Read More »

Hamas Prepares for the Next Round of War

The false quiet in the Gaza Strip Read More »

Mahmoud Abbas Refrained from Appointing a Deputy

Après moi, le déluge? Read More »

The Palestinian Authority Continues to Crumble

The PA fails to unify the Palestinian camp or aid Palestinians in Syria Read More »

Can the Palestinians Mobilize the Arab World on the U.S. Embassy Issue?

Do the Arab states support them? Read More »

The Egyptian President’s Payment to Hamas

Egypt’s intelligence services reshuffle Read More »

A Palestinian National Unity Government?

The “Moscow statement” on a Palestinian national unity government should be taken with a grain of salt. Read More »

Russia Seeks Another Mediterranean Naval Base in Libya

Russia expands areas of influence in the Middle East Read More »

The Trump Administration:
A Turning Point in Middle East Policy?

Pay attention to the issues of defensible borders and Palestinian refugees. Read More »